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The Gospel According to Casey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,220. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The GOSPEL ACCORDING TO CASEY is the ultimate Casey Stengel book for lovers and admirers of "The Ol' Perfessor." It is part collection of hilarious stories and 1-liners by and about Casey, and half an analysis of his managerial genius. Dozens of resources and interviews were done by Ira Berkow and Jim Kaplan, two highly esteemed baseball writers. The result is nothing short of AMAZIN'!
Jack Sharkey Versus Primo Carnera World Heavyweight Boxing Championship Long Island City, New York June 29, 1933
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Primo Carnera was shifted to a super-dreadnaught weight class among boxers after he pummeled boxer Ernie Schaaf to death at Madison Square Garden on the night of February 10, 1933. A separate weight division, created in the aftermath of this tragedy, was for boxers of 220 pounds or more. It would've prevented Sharkey-Carnera II from happening. The boxing commission permitted the bout in the end.
Sailing the Caribbean Islands
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,760. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
“What’s it REALLY like to sail the Caribbean islands?” We are frequently asked this question. For two seasons, we’ve sailed the island chain and this book relates our daily adventures. Whether you’re an armchair sailor, a lover of adventure in general or you are contemplating sailing down island yourself, we think you will enjoy sharing our many fun times and humorous incidents.
Taking on the NFL: The National Martial Arts League
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Football, baseball, and hockey are all franchised team sports in America. Why not martial arts? Martial arts has been a sport in America for over 70 years but has missed the opportunity to become a major league sport. Dexter Kennedy believes that can change. Taking on the NFL: the National Martial Arts League lays out the martial arts franchise concept in an easy to read and informational format.
The Best & Worst of Sam Johnson
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
The Best and Worst of Sam “Bogey” Johnson is a collection of golf articles by one of golf’s most entertaining Bloggers.
Running Injury Free: 5 Unconventional Ways to Enjoy Pain Free Running
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Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Every year 60-80 percent of runners develop an injury from running. Don't become a statistic. Learn how to prevent running injuries, how to deal with pain from running and how to recover from a running injury faster! You can implement these steps and strategies to greatly enhance your chances of never having another running injury. Let your journey to becoming an injury free runner begin now!
Daughters of Distance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
What does it mean to be a female in endurance sport? Hundreds of women open up about their realities as athletes, wives, girlfriends and mothers. From the intimacy of the bedroom to the community of competition, some of these stories will encourage and uplift. Others will surprise and infuriate. Welcome to the beautiful and complicated world of strong women.
Last Train to Cooperstown
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Banned from Major League baseball for nearly the first half of the 20th Century due to racial discrimination, African Americans formed their own professional teams. In 2005 there were 24 former Negro League players in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. However, this did not give Negro League baseball the recognition deserved for its contribution to the sport. A committee of baseball historians re
Keepers of the Sandlot: Coaching, Parenting and Playing for Keeps!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
Bill Severns wrote this book to encourage parents and coaches to enjoy their kids and protect their childhood. Your children are only children for a few years-they have plenty of time later in life to be adults; it’s up to us to guard their childhood, to make it fun, and to protect that feeling of playing in the sandlot. We’re the Keepers of that feeling. We’re the Keepers of the Sandlot.
The Black Book of Workouts
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Black Book is a simple book. No frills, No padding just workouts. Exercises, sets, reps, tempo, rest and a ton of intensity. This is the special forces equivalent of a workout manual.
Keeneland Winning Trainers - 2015 Spring
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The inside scoop on the trainers who dominate the popular Keeneland racecourse meeting. Updated for the spring of 2015.
The Black Book of arm workouts
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Black Book of Arm Workouts is a simple book. No frills, No padding just workouts. Exercises, sets, reps, tempo, rest and a ton of intensity. This is the special forces equivalent of arm workouts.
The Black Book of shoulder workouts
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Black Book of Shoulder Workouts is a simple book. No frills, No padding just workouts. Exercises, sets, reps, tempo, rest and a ton of intensity. This is the special forces equivalent of shoulder workouts.
The Black Book of back workouts
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Black Book of Back Workouts is a simple book. No frills, No padding just workouts. Exercises, sets, reps, tempo, rest and a ton of intensity. This is the special forces equivalent of back workouts.
The 20th Century Phillies by the Numbers: You Can't Tell the Players Without a Scorecard
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
This 300+ page tome pays homage to Philadelphia’s oft-maligned, but always loved – Phillies. In 1915 the Phils won their first NL pennant (and they didn’t win many more). This book commemorates the 100th anniversary of that magnificent fete. In here you’ll find stuff you never suspected about guys who never knew even wore a Phillies uniform.
A Season
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Kinship Press, LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Autumn is a time of year when summer blooms fade away and leaves change their colors. Hibernation time for many animals grows near. Watching the wild and untamed feed and store on the extra fat. I feel right at home in the woods. As I adventure out for the first time with my daughters this is a memoir of my time with them.
Split to Splinters
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Jim Honeycutt, a Hall of Famer who hurls 90 MPH fast balls in his 50s, finds that his 300th career win baseball is missing, he hires ex pro baseball player Eli Sharpe to investigate. A note points to Jim’s four lovely daughters. As Eli delves into the clan’s complicated family dynamics, he must also interview their boyfriends, their sexy mother, her best friend, and a washed-up journalist.
Camping Essentials
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
This book talks about camping in tropical and temperate regions. You will find information on equipment, tools, clothing, first aid, shelters, navigation and much more.
Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History
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Series: Woman on Her Way. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In Hadrian's Wall Path: Walking into History you can sense the presence of the ancient Romans and feel what it was like to live on Rome's most northern frontier. Vivid descriptions and 130+ photographs and illustrations of northern England and the archaeological remains depict life on The Wall—now and then.
Who's on First: Replacement Players in World War II
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 256,780. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
During World War II, 533 players made the major league debuts. More than 60% of the players in the 1941 Opening Day lineups departed for the service and were replaced not only by first-times but also many oldsters. Hod Lisenbee was 46. POW Bert Shepard had an artificial leg, and Pete Gray had only one arm. The 1944 St. Louis Browns had 13 players classified 4-F. These are their stories.